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06/05/2014 - OPEN HOUSE - Armory

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Fri, 2014-05-30 20:00
Curious?  Come and join us for the OPEN HOUSE - RIBBON CUTTING for the newly renovated Armory.  Thursday June 5, 2014 from 5:00 - 7:00 pm.  Ribbon Cutting will be at 5:30 pm.
The facility will have rentable event and meeting space and will house the Kittitas Valley Event Center, WSU Extension and Noxious Weed.  Tours of the facility will be given

06/05/2014 - Canyon River Ranch Open House & Ribbon Cutting!

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Thu, 2014-05-29 20:00
Join Canyon River Grill & Canyon River Ranch for our Open House and Grill Ribbon Cutting on Thursday, June 5th from 5pm-7pm. Network with the local community while enjoying live music by Lenny Price Music. There will be appetizers, drinks, room tours, raffles, and much more!  This event is sponsored by Greater Yakima Chamber of Commerce & Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce! No entry charge -- open to the public! We hope to see you at this event of socializing and celebrating for the official ribbon cutting of Canyon River Grill (Ribbon Cutting ceremony to begin promptly at 5pm)!  Please call (509) 933-2100 with any and all questions. After the open house, why not grab dinner next door at Canyon River Grill? For dinner reservations at Canyon River Grill, please call (509) 933-2309.

06/03/2014 - Don't Waste, Donate at CWU: Put your unwanted items to good use

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Tue, 2014-05-27 20:00
What: Don?t Waste, Donate When: Tuesday June, 3 - Friday, June 6; 10 a.m. ? 2 p.m.  Where: Various pickup locations around campus Cost: Free, open to everyone Spring cleaning? Make it for a good cause! The CWU Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE) encourages you to take your unwanted items to Don?t Waste, Donate collection locations instead of discarding them. Don?t Waste, Donate gathers these items and redistributes them through the Campus Surplus facility with all monetary proceeds going F.I.S.H. Food Bank. In addition, food items of the non-perishable variety will also be accepted in the SURC and donated to the F.I.S.H. Food Bank.  Collection locations will be spread throughout campus for your convenience. The locations include: Kamola, Stephens-Whitney, Beck Hall, Barto Hall, Wendell Hill Hall, and the SURC East Patio.  For more information, call (509)963-1850 or email

06/03/2014 - CWU Tea at 3 Speakers Series: Dr. Bill Provaznik

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Mon, 2014-05-26 20:00
The CWU Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE) will host ?Tea at 3,? an afternoon speaker series featuring CWU faculty and staff who bring a wealth of inspiration and experience. The series will culminate with a presentation from Dr. Bill Provaznik, CWU Management professor, Tuesday, June 3 in the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Pit. This event is free and open to the public. ?Tea at 3? provides attendees the opportunity to learn from the personal experiences of prominent members of the Central and Ellensburg communities as they share their personal stories and their journeys. For more information contact the CLCE at 509-963-1850 or

06/03/2014 - ?Haters," "Sinners" and the Rest of Us: The Gay Debate Today

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Mon, 2014-05-26 20:00
What: ?Haters," "Sinners" and the Rest of Us: The Gay Debate Today" by John Corvino, the Gay Moralist  When: Tuesday, June 3 at 7 p.m. Where: Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Theatre Cost: Free, open to everyone Philosopher and prominent gay advocate John Corvino brings his trademark combination of logical rigor, sensitivity and humor to Central in an effort to challenge people to think outside of the box. Corvino draws on two decades of speaking experience as The Gay Moralist to sway audiences away from the judgment and name-calling typically involved in conversations about the LBGT community and promotes a conversation based on understanding and acceptance.  For more information on Corvino visit For questions regarding this event contact Katrina Whitney, the CWU Center for Diversity and Social Justice, at or 509-963-2128. This event is sponsored by the CWU Philosophy and Religious Studies program and the Center for Diversity and Social Justice.